By: [CUNLIFFE-OWEN, Marguerite]
New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1903
Seller ID: 84068
Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
First edition. An obsequious biography of Franz Joseph (1830-1916), Emperor of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, paying tribute to the Emperor. With 16 black & white plates bearing images from the Emperor's life, including a tissue-guarded frontis photographic portrait of Franz Joseph. The author's name (Marguerite Cunliffe-Owen) does not appear in the book. One in her "The Martyrdom of an Empress" series. --- In full light blue buckram boards with titling on paper spine label; top edge gilt. Volume has no dust jacket. --- With some yellowing to spine, else a clean, sound, tightly-bound cop... View More...